Other Green Thoughts


An environmentalist’s wine drinking dilemma

As we sampled local wines in Temecula, I noticed several wineries now offering organically and bio-dynamically grown wines. I love wine. I enjoy dark beer, tart lemonade and cold tap water. But I love wine. Especially if it’s red and spicy with hints of berry. Unfortunately, most of my favorites (Argentinean Malbec, Australian Shiraz and, …

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Volunteer Captains for Clean Sweep

I never thought I’d know how to dry dock a Boston Whaler, but I know now. I’m also pretty good at cleaning a boat cover of the “gifts” left by the local birds. Today I spent the morning on Clean Sweep with San Diego Coastkeeper’s soon-to-be-former outreach and volunteer coordinator, who’s on her way to …

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